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American River Bridge

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American Rvr Hwy 160

East face

Photo taken by Craig Philpott

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over American River on CA 160 in Sacramento
Location
Sacramento, Sacramento County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1934
Builder
- Daniel B. Luten (Engineer)
Design
Closed spandrel concrete deck arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.9 ft.
Total length: 620.1 ft.
Deck width: 33.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.59667, -121.47500   (decimal degrees)
38°35'48" N, 121°28'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/632802/4273122 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
CA 24-1L (California bridge number)
BH 11286 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
26,500

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2012: New photo from Brian Smith
  • September 5, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • May 26, 2010: New Street View added by Craig Philpott

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